Cardinal (1972)

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Cardinal (1972)
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceARCHE NOAH
CZEHBROD
DEU416
GBR165
HUN052
IRL001
NEIKER
NIVAA
POL IPR BON
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Infected
Untested
Country of originNETHERLANDS
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsOrganic
Non organic
plant characteristics
MaturityIntermediate to late
Intermediate
Growth habitSemi erect to erect
Spreading to semi erect
Foliage coverModerate
Good to dense
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
Frequent
BerriesRare to occasional
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourRed
Tuber eye colourRed
Primary tuber flesh colourLight yellow
Yellow
Tuber shapeOval to round
Oval
Long to oval
Tuber eye depthMedium
Shallow to medium
Shallow
Tuber skin textureIntermediate to rough
Smooth to intermediate
Smooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialMedium
High to very high
Early harvest yield potentialVery high
Tubers per plantMedium to many
Many
Tuber sizeSmall
Large
Large to very large
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
Uniform
Secondary growthMedium
Low to medium
Hollow heart tendencyMedium
Internal rust spotInfrequent to medium
Resistance to external damageResistant
Resistant to very resistant
Resistance to internal bruisingMedium to high
High
Dormancy periodShort to medium
Medium
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureFirm (salad type)
Fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
Mealy (floury type)
Mealy (floury type) to fairly firm (multi-purpose type)
After cooking blackeningLittle to some
Trace to little
Trace
TasteModerate to good
Good
Crisp suitabilityPoor
Moderate
French fry suitabilityPoor
Moderate to good
Dry matter contentMedium to high
High
High to very high
Starch contentMedium
Medium to high
High
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersMedium to high
High
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow to medium
Medium
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Low to medium
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Artificial inoculum in the field)High
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Artificial inoculum in the field)Medium
Resistance to stem canker (Rhizoctonia solani)Low
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Low
Medium
Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus ALow
Very high
Resistance to potato virus XMedium
Medium to high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low to medium
Medium to high
Resistance to potato virus YNLow
Medium
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow
Low to medium
Medium to high
High
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusMedium to high
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Very high
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceHigh
High to very high
Variety information last modified on 16th of May, 2007